The price of major cryptocurrency Bitcoin [BTC] is hovering somewhat trying to approach somewhat near $3,700 USD again, in line with data cited from CoinMarketCap. At the reporting time, Bitcoin [BTC] is down around 1.62% on the day, trading at around ‘$3,638.77‘ USD. Observing its weekly chart, this price is below $4,060 USD, where Bitcoin started the week.
The second major cryptocurrency Ripple [XRP] is down 1.09% on the day, trading at around ‘$0.328‘ USD at the reporting time. On its weekly chart, this present price is below $0.36 USD, the value at which XRP started the week.
The third major cryptocurrency Ethereum [ETH] has seen its price downfall by nearly 5.38% over the last 24 hours. At the reporting time, ETH is trading at around ‘$122.11‘ USD, having started the day around $116 USD. On the weekly chart, Ethereum’s current price is considerably below $152 USD, the price at which the coin started its week.
Among the top twenty cryptocurrencies, those experiencing the sole growth on the day are USD Coin [USDC] and Tether [USDT] with 0.40% and 0.05% respectively.
The combined ‘capitalization‘ of all cryptocurrencies — presently at the reporting time is around $121.324 Bln— which is below $136.5 Bln, the worth it reported one week earlier.
As ‘reported‘ by Etherdesk earlier today, new malware has been reported from torrent web-site TPB [The Pirate Bay] which is expected to manipulate website pages and replace Bitcoin [BTC] and Ether [ETH] addresses.
Also today, New Zealand’s digital assets exchange Cryptopia has stopped its all services after detecting a major hack that has reportedly “resulted in significant losses.” And Ethereum Classic Labs has revealed a new Ethereum Classic [ETC] development team named ‘ETC Labs Core‘.